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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
VFT729 Forensic Toxicology, Isolation And identification Of Toxins From Biological Materials 927001 1 1 6
Level of Course Unit
Third Cycle
Objectives of the Course
In this course, teaching of principles of forensic toxicology, isolation and identification of toxicants from biological materials are aimed.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Prof.Dr. Abdurrahman AKSOY, Doç.Dr. Oğuzhan YAVUZ, Doç.Dr. Yavuz Kürşad DAŞ, Doç.Dr. Dilek Güvenç, Dr.Öğr.Üyesi Enes ATMACA
Learning Outcomes
  1. Knows fields of forensic toxicology.
  2. Knows toxic compounds in terms of forensic toxicology.
  3. Learns isolation of toxic substances from biological material.
  4. Knows identification methods of toxicants.
  5. Knows modern analytical methods.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Toxicology The Basic Science of Poisons-Casarett and Doull, 1996
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Fields of forensic toxicology, toxic compounds in terms of forensic toxicology, isolation of toxic substances from biological material, identification methods of toxicants, modern analytical methods
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Fields of forensic toxicology
2.Toxic compounds in terms of forensic toxicology
3.Gases, Volatiles, Drugs
4.Metals, Pesticides, Anions, Other compounds
5.Isolation of toxic substances from biological material
6.Extraction, Maceration, Digestion
7.Infusion, Decoction, Percolation
9.Distillation, Destruction, Burning, Ashing
10.Identification methods of toxicants
11.Physical examination
12.Chemical examination
13.Modern analytical methods
14.Chromatographic and Spectrometric methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Attending Lectures14342
Self Study14570
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11818
Individual Study for Final Examination12020